Journal of Wound Care

The only monthly, international, Medline-listed, impact factor, wound care journal

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‘Granulitis’: defining a common, biofilm-induced, hyperinflammatory wound pathology

‘Granulitis’: defining a common, biofilm-induced, hyperinflammatory wound pathologyExternal link

The hard-to-heal (chronic) wound condition, now believed to be inextricably linked to the presence of microbial biofilm, has posed challenges in translating scientific understanding to clinical practice in recent decades.

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Polyhexamethylene biguanide and its antimicrobial role in wound healing: a narrative review

Polyhexamethylene biguanide and its antimicrobial role in wound healing: a narrative reviewExternal link

A wound offers an ideal environment for the growth and proliferation of a variety of microorganisms which, in some cases, may lead to localised or even systemic infections that can be catastrophic for the patient; the development of biofilms exacerbates these infections.

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Stomal and peristomal complications management: a retrospective study

Stomal and peristomal complications management: a retrospective studyExternal link

Correctly identifying and managing stomal and peristomal complications are key to assisting individuals with an ostomy when they are facing challenges with self-care.

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Surgical wound care preferences and priorities from the perspectives of patients: a qualitative analysis

Surgical wound care preferences and priorities from the perspectives of patients: a qualitative analysisExternal link

To explore patients' priorities and preferences for optimal care of their acute or hard-to-heal surgical wound(s).


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Medical education projects

Medical education projects

We co-ordinate and develop all types of scientific content, including clinical evaluations, case-study series, consensus documents, webinars podcasts and more.

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Live and on-demand wound-care webinars

Watch our latest webinars on-demand and join in the conversation on the latest wound-care topics

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Wounds Week Webinars

Wounds Week

Wounds Week gives a chance for the wound care community to come together, engaging in key education free of charge.

JWC Masterclass

JWC Masterclass

One-hour webinar debates led by international experts in wound care. Skin substitutes, Antimicrobial stewardship, Electrical stimulation — discover which masterclass interests you.

Semana HEI Webinars

Semana HEI

Semana HEI gives a chance for the Spanish-speaking wound care community to come together, engaging in key education free of charge.

JWC Awards 2023

The JWC Awards 2023

The JWC Awards recognise innovation and excellence in research and practice. As part of the JWC Conference 2023, the JWC Awards will return to London on the 24th February 2023.

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Unmissable wound-care events

Top wound care events to mark your calendar, including the JWC National Wound Care Conference and Lymphoedema Conference.

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National Wound Care Conference 2022

National Wound Care Conference 2023External link

The 16th National Wound Care Conference will bring together the leading voices in tissue viability and wound care to discuss the key management, clinical and professional issues.

Wound Expo 2022

Lymphoedema Conference 2023External link

The conferences will bring together the leading specialists in the discipline to present and inspire discussion on the issues and debates that are most relevant to lymphoedema treatment and research today.

The Wound Care Handbook

The Wound Care Handbook

The professional’s guide to wound product selection, the Wound Care Handbook is an indispensable tool for wound care professionals seeking the perfect solutions for their care.

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